Cordisco’s Chess Championship returns on Saturday and Sunday

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John Cordisco is hosting the 10th annual Broome County Chess Championship this weekend.

The event will be held at Cordisco’s Corner Store and Chess Center located at 308 Chenango Street in Binghamton.

The tournament starts at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday, registration is open to the public and anyone can come and watch for free.

There will be up to $500 and 6 trophies up for grabs.

Cordisco says, “Games come and go, video games, internet come and go. But for hundreds and hundreds of years, chess is chess and it will always be chess. It’s the greatest game in the world.”

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